|The power of form applied to geometric tracery : one hundred designs and their foundations resulting from one diagram - Billings, Robert William, 1813-1874|
Most of the plates are printed on both sides. Forms part of the Mary Ann Beinecke Decorative Art Collection.
Keywords: Decoration and ornament; Geometry in art; Geometry in architecture; Architectural design; Form (aesthetics); Geometrical drawing
|The golden cabinet : being the laboratory, or handmaid to the arts : containing such branches of useful knowledge, as nearly concerns all kinds of people, from the squire to the peasant : and will afford both profit and delight - Spotswood, William, 1753?-1805|
Signatures: A⁴ chi-2chi² 3chi²(-3chi1) B-T⁶ U² (A1 signed but otherwise blank) The second and third parts have separate title pages. Evans, 25551. Rink, E. Technical Americana, 151. Bookseller's advertisements, p. 135 and 219- Forms part of the Mary Ann Beinecke Decorative Art Collection.
Keywords: Pigments--Early works to 1800; Dyes and dyeing--Early works to 1800; Paint--Early works to 1800; Artists' materials--Early works to 1800; Chemistry, Technical--Early works to 1800; Gilding; Japanning; Stains and staining; Varnish and varnishing; Glass manufacture; Cement; Drawing--Technique; Painting; Industrial arts